jhalfs Configurable User

M.Canales.es manuel at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 3 13:56:03 PDT 2006

El Jueves, 3 de Agosto de 2006 20:35, Dan Nicholson escribió:

> In order to build as my normal user, I had to hack up LFS/master.sh
> and common/common-functions. What I figured would be easier was if the
> user and group were defined in the Makefile.  Then you could use
> make LUSER=dnicholson LGROUP=dnicholson
> I changed all the wrt functions to use these values. This method has
> the added benefit that you could toss out all the special clfs
> functions that only change the user. I added the above variables to
> LFS/config and CLFS/config.

Looks interesting, more if taking into account that we already keep care of 
the possible pre-existence of the builder user not adding/deleting it and 
making a buck-up/restore of their .bash_profile and .bashrc files.

That could allow us to remove a lot of duplicated code.

Manuel Canales Esparcia
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